The travelin' man has returned

The travelin' man has returned

    Photo by Jeff Vorva By Jeff Vorva and Tina Butler Reporter News Kevin Lee is back home in Oak Lawn. For how long is anyone’s guess. Since he graduated in 2007, he’s been a lot of places. While he probably can’t compete with the country song “I’ve Been Everywhere,” keep in mind he’s just 25. He has time. He’s crammed a lot of living in recent years but for now he’s back home and is a... Read more


2015 Baseball Preview

2015 Baseball Preview

    2015 Baseball Preview Batter up Local teams ready to make noise this spring   BROTHER RICE 2014 Record: 26-11. Head coach: John McCarthy (69-41). Assistant coaches: Sean McBride, Danny O’Brien, Tim O’Connell. * Who’s gone: Kevin Biondic, INF/P; Kevin Sullivan, INF; Ian McGinnis, P; Mike Enriquez, P; Brian Musielak, P/OF; Kyle Hilliard, C; Erich Lieser, OF. * Who’s back: Andrew Dyke, C/OF, Jr. (.383, .486 on-base pct., 44 hits, 34 RBI, 30 runs, 21 BBs, 11 extra-base hits, seven steals); Michael Massey, SS, Jr.... Read more

Out and About

Old Brosnan doesn’t bond well with audience in ‘November Man…

By Tony Pinto Pierce Brosnan is back in action as a wannabe James Bond. The man who actually played James Bond in “Goldeneye” nearly 20 years ago, is back trying to be an action star in the movie “The November Man.”      At 61, he’s still got something, but that might just be his appetite for on screen drinking.  Brosnan plays ex-CIA agent Peter Devereaux, who, like Bond, is fond of the liquor.... Read more


In the end there were too many hexes wit…


My Lexus is dead.   It’s been on been on life support for some time now. I only wish I had the good sense to pull the plug several hundred dollars ago.   Can’t say I didn’t think about it, but I always held out hope that the next repair would be the last and that I could drive the car a little while longer.   I enjoyed the... Read more